NEW HARTFORD- The Oneida County Health Department says a cat in New Hartford has tested positive for rabies.
The health department says one person was exposed and is being treated.
Signs of rabies include:
- Animal acting strangely
- Animal acting mad
- Animal acting shy – the animal may get unusually close
- Drooling or foaming from the mouth
If you see any of these signs, the health department urges you to stay away and call your local animal control officer for help.